It’s safe to say that Amazon has become nearly everyone’s go-to stop when a restock of essentials is in order. I admit that it’s almost scary how quickly I can navigate my account and reorder a Nexxus shampoo and conditioner set. It’s become second nature, but Amazon has so much more than everyday products.
Shopping is supposed to be fun and experimental, so if you ever find yourself tired of a cart filled with paper towels and batteries, it may be time to step outside the box and try out some of the thousands of genius products that Amazon has to offer.
Of course, you don’t have to completely stray away from the tried and true purchases you’ve come to depend on. It just means you may want to add a color-changing
foundation into the mix. Yes, you read that right. Or plastic blockers that stop, well, anything, from rolling underneath furniture. Or maybe you’ve always seen something and just didn’t know where to get it. That adorable mini microphone that is all over TikTok? Amazon has it and a lot more.
To sort out the products that may not be worth your investment and focus on the ones that are, I’ve compiled a list of unique stuff on Amazon that just may end up becoming some of your essentials.
A Reusable Nipple Cover That Lets You Wear Any Shirt
Feel free to wear that silky top you love without having to worry about a sudden chill with the help of this reusable, non-adhesive silicone
nipple cover. Choose from creme, caramel, and coco to best match your skin tone or outfit and feel secure that this cover won’t slip or show through thanks to a grippy side and matte finish.
A Stainless Steel Kettle With A Built-In Thermometer For A Flawless Brew
kettle takes a lot of the guesswork out of brewing. Its easy-to-read built-in thermometer makes it easy to know exactly when to remove your water from the heat so you can optimize the flavor of your pour-over coffee or teabag, while its gooseneck spout assures a precise and mess-free pour. Boil up to 40 oz. of water and enjoy.
An Eyelash Separator That’s Curved To Fit The Natural Contour Of Your Eyes
Give your lashes an extra wispy look with just a few swipes of this
eyelash comb. The stainless steel bristles easily slip through and separate each lash in just seconds, and the brush is contoured to work with the shape of your eye. If your mascara tends to clump up, this is the solution you’ve been looking for.
These LED Strip Lights That Can Be Changed To 15 Different Colors
Set the mood with a string of
LED lights that have 15 color options, 10 levels of brightness, and even a fade mode. Not only do these lights look super cool behind your TV or under your cabinets, but they can actually help with eye strain and headaches when you look at screens. Plug them in to any USB port and control the settings with the handy wireless remote.
A Stainless Steel Cocktail Shaker Set That Comes With A Bunch Of Recipes
You don’t need to have a bartending license to mix up a cocktail like a pro with this stainless steel
eight-piece bar set that even includes a small recipe booklet. This gift-worthy set comes with everything you need to make great drinks, including a double jigger, meddler, stirring spoon, and more. Available in three finishes, this set is like a portable party thanks to the velvet pouch you can store everything in.
This Fun-To-Use Ice Roller That Soothes Your Skin
ice facial roller may just become the best part of your skincare routine like using a gua sha or jade roller has. When used to massage cheek and eye area, the cooling and rolling effect can help calm redness, bring down puffiness, and enhance circulation while reducing tension. The head can be detached from the body of this ice roller for easy cleaning, making this an easy thing to add to your life.
These Bamboo Dividers That Expand To Fit Your Exact Drawer
Drawer dividers are heaven-sent for those who like everything to be in order but find it a hassle to find things that perfectly fit the drawer or cabinet you’re trying to organize. Not only is this four-pack of dividers able to be adjusted from 17.5 inches to 22 inches but they are also made of 100% water-resistant bamboo. Choose between three finishes and enjoy a lifetime replacement guarantee.
A Spray Bottle That Even Works Upside Down
Whether it’s hairspray, makeup setting spray, or even just water for your plants, you don’t want a bottle that shoots out the liquid instead of nicely misting it. That’s why this plastic
spray bottle is designed to work like an aerosol can — without the aerosol. It also can be sprayed sideways and upside down so you can be sure to reach all the spots you need to.
This Silicone Popcorn Popper You Can Just Toss In The Microwave
Movie night will never be the same once you add this
microwavable popcorn popper to your life. Made of flexible, heat-resistant food-grade silicone, this popcorn popper can turn cheap popcorn kernels into a delicious snack after just a few minutes in the microwave, making this an affordable alternative to single-use popcorn bags and a faster alternative to popping popcorn on the stove. Best of all, this dishwasher safe popper is collapsible, so it’s easy to store even in tiny kitchens.
This Silky Foundation That Changes To Match Your Exact Skin Tone
Buying foundation or concealer can always be a bit of a guessing game, but this
foundation goes on white and self-adjusts with your body’s temperature to match your complexion. Its magic formula is long-lasting and leaves your skin looking and feeling silky smooth. If that wasn’t enough, this also contains SPF 15 to give some added protection from the sun.
A Silicone-Coated Whisk With Adjustable Wires
A simple twist of the handle can take this
whisk from one shape to another. When the heat-resistant silicone wires are in the flat position, the whisk is best used for things like stirring sauces. Then, while in its typical balloon position, its best used for things like whipping cream or beating eggs. After use, this two-in-one utensil can be thrown in the dishwasher and folded flat once again for easy storage.
An Exfoliating Brush That Helps Prevent Ingrown Hairs
The secret to silky smooth skin is exfoliating — and then exfoliating some more. This easy-to-hold
brush is meant to be used in the shower to give a little extra love to your bikini area, legs, underarms or anywhere else you may experience frustrating ingrown hairs or razor bumps. Doing this daily can help with unwanted bumps or clogged pores.
This Adorable Elephant That Acts As A Pen Cup & Cell Phone Stand
Made of high-quality resin, this adorable
elephant isn’t just a desk ornament. The back compartment can hold your pens, scissors, ruler, and other small desk items while the trunk cleverly acts as a cell phone stand, making it a surprisingly functional thing to keep by your workspace. If elephants aren’t your thing, this cute, clever pen cup is also available in the shape of a dolphin, dinosaur, and penguin.
A Gentle Detangling Brush That’s Safe To Use On Wet Or Dry Hair Of All Types
Remove pesky tangles gently with the flexible and soft bristles of this
Crave Naturals brush. With flexible bristles that carefully separate knots instead of tearing through them, the brush minimizes breakage and frizz for every hair type and can even be used as a scalp massager to promote further hair growth.
These Bug Swatters That Uses 4,000 Volts Of Electricity To Zap Bugs
Chasing after flies and other bugs can take up much more time than it needs to. To make it easier on yourself, get some help from this duo of powerful 4,000-volt
bug zapper rackets that even have an LED light for any late night annoyances. Once you power them by USB, these rackets will provide 10,000 zaps on a single charge, making them a must-have for summer nights or camping trips.
A Soft Foundation Brush That Doesn’t Leave Streaks
After having a viral moment on social media, this uniquely shaped
foundation brush now has over 15,000 five-star ratings on Amazon. It’s bristles (of which there are about 200,000 on a single brush) are dense and firm while being soft to the touch at the same time. This allows powder, liquid, and cream products to go on smoothly. The application is quick in addition to smooth thanks to the brush’s large size. And maybe best of all?I It comes with a protective case that’s perfect for travel.
This Noodle Maker With 9 Different Thickness Options
Make your kitchen feel like Rome with this sleek
pasta maker that’s not only useful but a great addition to any decor as well. Able to slice dough anywhere from 2mm of thickness to 6mm, you can make linguinni, fettuccine, or just about any other kind of noodle you’re in the mood for. And there’s no need to worry about this pasta maker slipping off the counter — it comes with a sturdy removable table clamp.
An All-Natural Vitamin E Serum That’s Infused With Jojoba & Avocado Oils
Vitamin E oil is quite the powerhouse. Not only can it replenish dry skin and hair but it can also promote collagen and elastin, making your skin look supple and rejuvenated. This vegan and cruelty-free oil, in particular, is lavender-scented and full of other great ingredients such as jojoba, avocado, and rice bran oils to calm and replenish your skin.
This Heat Resistant Colander Set That Collapses To Save Space
Owning more than one colander no longer means having to give up an entire cabinet worth of space. This two-piece
colander set comes with strainers that are big enough to rinse pasta and even large vegetables — but then they drop down to just 2 inches in height. Their flexible material is also heat-resistant and BPA-free, so you’ll never go back to a stiff metal colander again.
This Automatic Makeup Brush Cleaner That Works *So* Well
brush spinner makes the chore of cleaning your makeup brushes a lot less time-consuming. Simply charge with a USB cord, attach your brushes using one of the eight collars, and choose a spin speed for both washing and drying. The kit also includes a break-resistant bowl so all you have to provide is the cleaning solution of your choice.
This Discreet, Portable Hair Remover That Reviewers Are Obsessed With
Weighing just 4.5 ounces and standing at 4.3 inches, this painless
hair remover tool is the perfect device to bring on the go, especially because it looks like a regular ol’ lipstick tube. It’s 18K gold-plated spinning head gently removes unwanted facial hair in an instant. Clearly, there’s good reason the product has over 74,000 five-star reviews on Amazon.
These Remote-Controlled String Lights That Double As Photo Clips
Turn any room into a starry night of memories with these battery-operated
string lights that also happen to feature clips at the end of each bulb. Hang up favorite Polaroid photos, notes, and other small paper mementos at the end of each clip for a truly unique piece of room decor. These lights are operated via a wireless remote control, which can be used to adjust brightness and choose between eight different light display modes.
These Shower Steamers That Are Infused With Essential Oils
These small but mighty
shower steamers dissolve in the bath or shower and release potent aromatherapy essential oils. This particular pack is made with eucalyptus and mint that is meant to relax you and offer nasal congestion relief. Just toss in, close your eyes, and feel your bathroom transform into a spa.
These Clear Furniture Blockers That Can Be Used On Any Hard Floor
Spend more time lounging on your couch and less time underneath it looking for a lost chapstick or a ball your niece kicked underneath with the help of these
clear furniture blockers. Their adhesive strip sticks to any hard surface without leaving behind a residue, and these can be trimmed to fit the exact length of your couch, bed, or chair. They’re clear, so they don’t ruin the aesthetic of your home, and they prevent anything from getting underneath your couch.
An Anti-Frizz Spray That Leaves A Mirror-Like Shine For 3 Washes
It’s said that the shine this
leave-in spray gives the hair lasts through up to three shampoos and many out of the 24,000-plus five-star Amazon reviewers seem to agree. Coating the hair in a water-resistant barrier, the ingredients are meant to cause beads of water (like humidity) to roll right off. The lightweight spray also acts as a heat protectant and is sulfate and paraben free.
A Bath Pillow That Supports Your Head, Neck, Back & Shoulders
Baths are meant to be relaxing, but you can’t really enjoy your self-care time if you’re trying to get comfortable on the tub’s hard tiles. Give your upper body the support it needs with a
bath pillow that is large enough to support your head, neck, back, and shoulders. Made of an air mesh material, the pillow stays cool and doesn’t get soggy. Hang it up to dry when you’re done soaking with the convenient attached hook.
A Chic Glass Teapot With A Heat-Resistant Handle
Sure to match every kind of decor, this
glass teapot is a beautiful addition to any tea-lover’s kitchen. Its design is practical as well, with a stainless steel infuser that’s able to brew 4 cups at a time. When you’re done, toss this teapot in the dishwasher for easy-cleaning since it’s stovetop, microwave, dishwasher, and fridge friendly.
This Non-Toxic Stain Remover That Works Fast
Major stains, whether they’re from messy sauces, bodily fluids, or grimy dirt or oil are no match for this spot
stain remover. The highly concentrated formula is designed for the kinds of messes little kids make (think: ketchup everywhere), so you know it works on everything and every type of fabric. The non-toxic formula is fragrance-free and doesn’t have any harmful chemicals or dyes.
A Glitter Gel That Can Be Easily Applied On Your Face, Body & Hair
A little extra sparkle is never a bad thing. Well, except when the glitter can’t come off which is the genius beauty of this
glitter gel. This face and body gel is as easy to remove as it is to use. Apply it to your cheekbone as a highlighter, your collarbone for a pretty sheen, or even your hair for some extra shine. When the night is done, simply wipe it all off with makeup remover or a baby wipe.
The Compact Electric Can Opener That You Can Operate Hands-Free
If you struggle to open cans with a classic can opener (hello, me!) but you don’t have enough counter space for a giant electric can opener, this tiny button operated
electric can opener will be your new favorite thing. At just 7 inches long, this can opener is small enough to stash in a drawer and it’ll open any can of any size with just the touch of a button. Tap the button again to turn this battery-powered gadget off. This is an Amazon shopper favorite, with over 42,000 five-star reviews.
This Planting Kit That Helps You Grow 3 Types of Bonsai Trees
Perfect for those who want to work on their green thumb but don’t exactly have the space for a full garden, this
bonsai tree kit includes seeds for three different kinds of plants that can flourish right on your countertop. This kit has everything you need to plant Silver Birch, Red Maple, and Mountain Pine, including peat discs, six pots, and plant markers, as well as a helpful booklet full of tips on how to do so.
A Microwavable Heat Cap For Improved Hair Strength and Volume
With a natural flaxseed interior that retains even heat, this
microwavable cap is meant to help your hair products penetrate even deeper. While remaining heated for up to 30 minutes at a time, the cap can help improve hair moisture, strength, volume, and manageability. Throw into the microwave for about one minute, and then let it work its magic.
This Color Changing LED Lamp That Glows Like The Moon
moon lamp has the potential to be the lava lamps of this generation. It can glow in 16 different colors, so you (or your kids) can dream of a moon that just happens to be your favorite color. The lighting is controlled via the remote or touch sensor and can even be dimmed to serve as a calming nightlight. Being wireless, it’s also easy to move and place in different rooms. The lamp can last between eight and 24 hours before having to be charged again.
A Floor Mat That’s Cushioned To Reduce Stress On Your Joints
Whether you have a long dish-washing session ahead of you or are trying to make more use of your standing desk, this
anti-fatigue mat has a 3/4-inch thick soft foam core to give you the support you need. Its ergonomic design is meant to relieve muscle aches while its non-slip bottom and anti-curl edge makes it safe to place anywhere. Available in five different sizes and thirteen different colors, it’s easy to find one that matches your space.
This Oil-Absorbing Face Roller That You Can Use Over & Over Again
You’ve most likely seen this
oil-absorbing roller all over TikTok, and now here’s your sign to try it for yourself. Made of real volcanic stone, the surface absorbs oil like a magnet and leaves you shine-free time and time again. Unlike blotting sheets that have to be thrown out after each use, the stone can be reused and taken out to be washed with a face cleanser.
An Adorable Seal Plush That’s Way More Fun Than A Throw Pillow
Ditch your boring throw pillow and cuddle up on the couch with a cute
seal plush instead. The 100% polyester cover is stretchy and soft, so feel free to imagine that you’re hugging the real deal. This little guy is stuffed to the brim and comes in three sizes: 13 inches, 17 inches, and 23.6 inches.
These Temporary Markers That Are Skin-Safe
Have you ever wondered what you would look like with a tattoo but don’t want to commit to the idea just yet? Express yourself — temporarily — with
Bic’s tattoo markers. The pack of eight cosmetic-quality markers can help you bring your vision to life before easily washing it off with soap and water or makeup remover. These markers are great for festival season, sporting events, or any other time you want to make a statement.
An Alcohol- & Ammonia-Free Cleaner For Glasses & Phone Screens
Whether you choose to use it on your glasses, camera lens, or computer screen, this quick-drying
cleaner gets rid of dust, dirt, and grime from any glass surface. Best of all, because of its safe alcohol and ammonia-free formula, you don’t have to think twice before using it on glass that has anti-reflective or anti-fog coating. Get two 8-ounce bottles, six lens cleaning cloths, a 2-ounce travel bottle that’s perfect to carry through TSA checks, and two microfiber cloths with your order.
These LED Car Lights That Can Be Synced To Your Music
Dress up your car’s interior with these
LED light strips that are easily installed with double-sided adhesive straps and controlled by a wireless remote. Choose between eight different colors, adjust the brightness, or sync your music to the strip to see the lights coordinate with every beat.
A Lip Balm That Changes Color To Match Your Body’s pH Levels
lip balm goes above and beyond in every way. Not only does each jelly lipstick contain a real chrysanthemum flower inside, it also has an extremely nourishing, vitamin-infused formula that leaves you with all-day moisture. And as if that wasn’t enough, you’ll also see the balm reacting to your lips’ natural pH levels and change into your own unique color.
This Waterproof Car Seat Cover That’s Perfect For Dog Parents
You can love your pup but still want to keep your car clean at the same time. Enter: this
waterproof seat cover that can handle dirt, fur, and even the toughest claws. The cover’s universal size is meant to seamlessly be placed in the backseat of any car, truck, or SUV. Plus, the four headrest anchors and two seat anchors will keep your dog — and seats — safe during the whole ride.
These Easily Customizable Business Card Magnets
Instead of going through the trouble of ordering personalized magnets, use this pack of self-adhesive blank
magnets as a shortcut. Peel back the protective coating and simply attach your business card for a promotion that customers and clients will love.
This Supportive Memory Foam Bed Wedge With A Cooling Bamboo Cover
Sleeping on this firm 30-degree
inclined pillow can not only help you sleep better but can also help with snoring, acid reflux, and back discomfort. Plus, since its covered in soft, cooling bamboo and made of firm, supportive memory foam, this wedge will keep you comfortable throughout the night without going flat.
These Inflatable Floating Hammocks That Are Tear Resistant
Conventional pool floats take long to blow up and then take up too much space once they are finally set up. These
floating hammocks offer the same kind of comfort without the hassle. You only have to blow up the two end pieces and then lay down and enjoy the soft and durable mesh that the body is made of, which allows you to feel the cool water while still lounging.
This Smart Doorbell That Has Over 50 Tone Options
This set that includes two
wireless doorbells and two speakers is great for a larger space that requires more coverage since they can cover over 1,000 feet. After you easily stick the system to any indoor or outdoor doorframe with the provided double-sided 3M stickers, plug in the two speakers in various places throughout your home so that your guests’ arrival can be heard everywhere. With over 50 tone options and four volume levels, you can be alerted exactly as you wish.
This Adorable Mini Microphone That’s Compatible With Any Device
Zoom calls have not gone away just yet, so why not invest in something that can help with your sound quality and make you feel like a pop star at the same time? This mini microphone can be plugged into an iPhone, Samsung, or your computer via its aux jack, and it’ll amplify your voice. Plus, it comes with an equally adorable mic stand for convenient recording.
This Set Of 3 Easy-To-Assemble Floating Shelves
floating shelves come in six different finishes that would add a nice touch to any room in the house but they are also multi-functional. When cabinet space is limited, use these 4-inch deep shelves as a way to store towels in the bathroom, spices in the kitchen, or even a beloved souvenir in a bedroom. Each pack comes with one small, medium, and large size shelf to add visual interest to your walls.
This Color-Correcting Balm with Replenishing Peptides
If you just experienced a breakout or if your skin has any specific patches of dryness, this
balm can come to the rescue. Full of soothing antioxidants and peptides, it first moisturizes your skin while simultaneously blurring unwanted redness with its color-correcting green tint. Being free of fragrance, paragons, silicones, and sulfates, those with sensitive skin may also find great results.
A Natural Bamboo Hamper That Perfectly Conceals Dirty Laundry
Your laundry will look more sleek than ever before when concealed within this
hamper made of natural bamboo slats. Inside, your clothes can be divided into two with the removable liner that aso happens to be machine washable. For easy storage or moving, the hamper can be dissembled and completely folded.
These Lash Extension Wisps That Use Natural-Looking Microfibers
If you want something with just a bit more color and volume than your natural lashes, this
eyelash extension kit could be for you. Instead of a full strip of false lashes, this kit offers five small lash extension pieces for each eye. Build up the lashes with a mascara that releases tiny microfibers, giving you added volume. Once you’re pleased with the look, seal with the nourishing Vitamin E adhesive to keep them in place. Best of all, this budget-friendly pack can be used up to three times.
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